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medico remitente

English translation: referring doctor/GP/physician

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Spanish term or phrase:medico remitente
English translation:referring doctor/GP/physician
Entered by: jmtquiroga
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12:51 Mar 13, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Science (general) / scientific study
Spanish term or phrase: medico remitente
In Costa Rica, does this mean attending physician? This is the doctor that will send the patient to another facility for further tests.
jmtquiroga
United States
Local time: 15:42
referring doctor/GP/physician
Explanation:
A doctor (GP in UK) refers a patient to a specialist. For US it wd be physician.
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Noni Gilbert
Spain
Local time: 21:42
Grading comment
The winner, by default! Thanks.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +9referring doctor/GP/physician
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referring doctor/GP/physician


Explanation:
A doctor (GP in UK) refers a patient to a specialist. For US it wd be physician.

Noni Gilbert
Spain
Local time: 21:42
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PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
The winner, by default! Thanks.

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